BNSF 8268 pulls northbound after letting Amtrak's Texas Eagle clear southbound. The solid H2 consist and clean paint of the recently reactivated SD75M show well in the low light of a warm Septem... (more)
BNSF 6585 pulls a northbound freight out of the mainline fueling racks in Temple, TX, passing underneath a new 6 track signal bridge to replace many of the classic Santa Fe searchlights at this lo... (more)
An eastbound stack train bound for Houston crosses over Lake Amistad, the magnitude of the bridge increased by the low water levels of the lake suffered from another long, dry Texas summer.
A trio of non-dynamic brake ex-Mopac GP38-2s haul a local back into UP's Sosan Yard in south San Antonio after switching a frac sand distributor south of town. If you look closely at the lead uni... (more)
A&M's Monett Turn nears its home at Springdale passing through the dip at Avoca with 5 Alcos and a 48 car train.
NS's A43 local speeds back to home at Anniston, AL after switching at Bremen, GA crossing the Tallapoosa River as many area railfans document the scene from a variety of angles.
The Espee lives on in 2013. Only a handful of unpatched units remain on UP's roster and I doubt they will last much longer, this one returning to glory for a lead run on a high priority Z train.
A&M's Monett Turn pulls across Old Wire Road as it switches cars before its northward journey to the BNSF interchange.
A&M's Monett Turn rockets northbound through Avoca on its way to the BNSF interchange in its namesake Missouri town. Five Alcos doing the job today, three SD70ACes certainly won't be the same.
A&M's Fort Smith local pulls a rare Saturday freight across the rarely photographed Arkansas River bridge from Van Buren, AR to Fort Smith, AR. This was a great final catch of the A&M after a whi... (more)
GC's Macon Turn, Y101, prepares to do some switching at Dublin before heading for home on a rainy summer day. Those high-hood U-boats won't be here for long and seem oddly appropriate on a dreary... (more)
A crew member waters engine 2807 between runs at Toddington.
A Saturday on the GWSR finds two steam trains and a diesel passenger car. Not a bad day on a heritage railway in the UK.
Georgia Central's Y101 job to Macon, GA passes through Dudley, GA after a day of rain affording a neat puddle and reflection.
A&M's Springdale Local accelerates from the small yard in Springdale as the Monett Turn looks on awaiting its opportunity to yard its train.